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The Copper Door

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2 Sullivan St, Hayesville, NC 28904-6924 (Hiawassee Street)
+1 828-389-8460
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Atlanta, Georgia
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We've been to Copper Door several times and it has always been good. They have a very good menu selection and the beef is excellent. This is fine dining so the prices reflect that but if you want a good meal in a nice atmosphere in the Hiawassee/Hayesville area, you want the Copper Door. I would highly recommend reservations. The... More 

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Thank ramrek
Boston, Massachusetts
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place - OMG! Have been coming here for years and have never had a bad bite of anything. If you want great food and excellent service at a lovely restaurant, with a fantastic wine list - this is THE place! Don't know how it is possible that it's in Hayesville. Honestly, all plates are wonderful. Shrimp Kristine appetizer, the... More 

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Thank Squared22
Murphy, North Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small mountain town restaurant delivers a big city upscale experience. This small warm cozy restaurant will surprise you in how elegantly you are treated. We enjoyed an outstanding meal with our steaks prepared to absolute perfection. I have eaten in many 4 and 5 star restaurants, nearly all enjoyable, and we've dined at the Copper Door several times before this... More 

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Tucker, GA
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62 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hayesville, TN? The Copper Door is a wonderful place. The signature mushroom soup is great. The cod special even better. Mark, our server, plus all of his associates choreographed a terrific meal. If you are ever near Hayesville (SW Tenn.), stop by.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The atmosphere is really warm and cozy with a big fireplace. It has a cozy little bar. The service was fast and food was great. The server was a little dry with no personality. The lady at front door was very sweet and nice. I had the Salmon and it was cooked perfect. My friend had the shrimp pasta and... More 

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

My husband, parents and I celebrated my 50th birthday over the weekend, which culminated with dinner at the Copper Door. It was our first time dining here, and every part of the meal, from our server, the wine, appetizers, entrees and desserts and coffee were wonderful. My husband and I just bought a home in Brasstown, and we are so... More 

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Murphy NC
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95 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

I have eaten here and always given this restaurant a 5 star. Today we did not eat here. Here is the story. It was a busy Monday night and we were waiting for our reservation. The 3 lady’s with us was enjoying looking through the glass at the kitchen while the chef and crew were rocking and rolling. The kitchen... More 

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Ada B, Owner at The Copper Door, responded to this review

What you witnessed was the grill cook bending down to wash his hands in a sanitizing bucket. We keep buckets of fresh sanitizing water at each station and since the grill guy can't easily get to a hand sink, his bucket is very useful. All of our kitchen staff are ServSafe trained and food safety is of utmost importance to... More 

Tampa, Florida
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Here's my 2nd review.. Just as good as our anniversary dinner.Reservation at 7:15 sat at 7:30 but we were made aware that the table hadn't gotten up and we were sitting in the bar so not an issue.This time we were a table of 6 waited on by Amber who is absolutely fabulous.We requested her because she waited on us... More 

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Blairsville, Georgia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had an excellent dinner on 2/11/17. They added the Valentine special on that Saturday as Tuesday was very booked. We enjoyed the Chateau for 2, which was cooked perfectly. Aztec chocolate for dessert was just the right amount for 2. Our server (sorry, can't recall her name) was excellent. Love this place. We've visited several times for special dinners.

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Thank ccthecat
Blairsville
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This is a really nice upscale restaurant, the food was excellent. My wife and i shared the filet along with some side dishes. The filet was excellent, very tender and the mashed sweet potatoes was really good.

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Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this review

Thank you for celebrating a birthday with us, and taking the time to tell us about it! We're glad you had a great experience and hope you can visit again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Sullivan St, Hayesville, NC 28904-6924
    (Hiawassee Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hayesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-389-8460
Description
Fine dining in Historic Hayesville, NC. We feature the finest steaks, fresh seafood and signature dishes to please the discerning palate at prices that won’t break your budget. Come enjoy the intimate atmosphere. Our attentive staff will anticipate your needs and insure that your dining experience is exceptional. We are one block west of the old Clay County Courthouse, next door to Square One Interiors by Design. We are two hours west of Asheville, two hours north of Atlanta and two hours east of Chattanooga. We accept Visa, Discover, and Mastercard.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?